Monday, August 7 – Sunday, September 10
Learn all about keeping our planet beautiful for years to come in recognition of World Water Week. Check out a miniature watershed in action with our three-dimensional EnviroScape and watch a miniature volcano erupt. Then watch our Drop in a Bucket demonstration to learn about water conservation. The Eastman Discovery Lab will be open by announcement periodically throughout each day.
National Aviation Week
Tuesday, August 15 – Monday, August 21
Join us at 11am, 1pm, and 3pm daily (3pm only on Sunday) at our Wings- Cessna 150 exhibit for some high-flying fun, activities, and experiments along with a paper plane contest in honor of National Aviation Week. This activity is included free with admission, while supplies last.
Jr. Inventor Workshop
Monday, August 28, 9:30am-noon
Celebrate National Inventors Month with a workshop that will help you hone in your craftsmanship, skill, and ingenuity. Assemble a miniature hovercraft, build your own table-sized, self-supporting bridge and create your own 2-liter bottle, rocket launcher. Then put your new skills to the test with a free-building activity, and invent a one-of-a-kind contraption in our feature exhibit, Make It. Take It. A healthy snack will be included as well. Cost $12 for members, $15 for non-members. Ages 7-12. Payment is required with registration by Wednesday, August 16th. To register, email firstname.lastname@example.org. To ensure a fun, effective, and consistent workshop experience, parents/guardians may not present in the workshop.
Hands On Regional Museum
315 E. Main St. | Johnson City | TN | 37601